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Senate chief cancels UAE’s visit over Modi award

ISLAMABAD: Senate Chairman Sadiq Sanjrani has cancelled his official visit to United Arab Emirates (UAE) after Indian Prime Minister (PM) Narendra Modi was awarded the top civilian aware of the Gulf nation. The Senate chairman was…

Four names under consideration for next Senate chief

ISLAMABAD: Four names are under consideration as replacement for Senate Chairman Sadiq Sanjrani who is likely to face the axe owing to a no-trust vote. According to a report carried by Dunya News, PML-N senators Raja Zafarul Haq, Pervez…

Senate adopts resolution to take CSS exams in Urdu

ISLAMABAD: The Senate on Monday passed a resolution to pave way for the CSS examination to be held in Urdu along with English The resolution has been opposed by the government. Tabled by JI lawmaker Siraj ul Haq, the House adopted a…

US House strikes down Trump´s border emergency

The US House of Representatives dealt a blow to President Donald Trump on Tuesday, approving a resolution blocking him from obtaining funding for a Mexican border wall through his declaration of a national emergency.

BNP-M threatens to pull out of PTI-led federal govt

QUETTA: The Balochistan National Party (BNP-Mengal) said that it would review its relations with the ruling Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf government after the Monday by-election on a Senate seat. “The PTI has disappointed the party by not…

U.S. Senate hands Trump historic rebuke on Saudi Arabia

In a historic move, Senators voted 56-41 to end U.S. military support for the Saudi-led coalition in Yemen’s civil war. The conflict has killed tens of thousands of people and spawned what the United Nations calls the world’s most dire…